Alta Loma Christian School

  • Alta Loma Christian School features an outstanding, rigorous academic program in the context of a distinctly biblical worldview, for 3-year-old preschool through 8th grade.
  • Dually accredited by ACSI and WASC, Nationally-Distinguished Model School for reading, 2014.
  • A leading-edge ed tech school, ALCS became one of the first schools in Southern California to teach computer coding to all students, pre-K through 8th.
  • Safe, secure, gated campus. Voted Best and/or Favorite private school, preschool, daycare program, and workplace in Inland Valley since 2013. STEM space science as of fall 2016.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild learning challenges
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 251 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Alta Loma Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,650
Tuition Notes Please see our website for a detailed list of tuition rates.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Olivia Cleland
Admissions Associate Mrs. Betty Mutchler


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Book Club, Chosen Girls- Bible Study, Chozen Martial Arts, Interscholastic Sports, Intramural Sports, Joyful Song Choir, Mad Science, Music Lessons, STEM Program - Rocketry, STEM Program - Space Science & Engineering; Robotics, Success through Chess, The Bridge - Bible Study for boys, Worship Band, Young Rembrandts Art Lessons Book Club, Mad Science, Music Lessons, Worship Band, Chosen Girls- Bible Study,
Chozen Martial Arts,
Interscholastic Sports,
Intramural Sports,
Joyful Song Choir,
STEM Program - Rocketry,
STEM Program - Space Science & Engineering; Robotics,
Success through Chess,
The Bridge - Bible Study for boys,
Young Rembrandts Art Lessons,

School Notes

  • "21st century skills. 1st century faith. Alta Loma Christian School."
  • "Touching Hearts and Training Minds Since 1980"
  • *Dually Accredited by ASCI and WASC*
  • *Test Scores in the Top 10% of the Nation*
  • Small Class Sizes
  • Qualified, Professional Christian Teachers - All ACSI-Certified
  • Biblical, Christian Wordlview, Biblically-Integrated Curriculum
  • Christian Values Taught
  • Weekly Chapel
  • Safe, Secure, Gated Campus
  • Accelerated Reader and Accelerated Math
  • Adaptive Standardized Testing
  • Leading-Edge Computer and Technology Program for All Students
  • NEW! Computer Coding Taught at All Grade Levels, Preschool-8th Grade
  • NEW! STEM Progam in Space Science and Engineering, Robotics
  • NEW! Eagle Center for Creativity and Innovation
  • Library, Bible, Music, Spanish, Art, and Physical Education
  • Large Athletic Field and Multiple Playgrounds
  • After-School Sports, incluidng Interscholastic Athletics
  • Before and After School Care
  • Summer "Stay Smart" Program
  • School Uniforms
  • Approved to issue I-20s, International Student Program
  • Beautiful View of the San Gabriel Mountains
  • Multiple Carson Scholar Award Recipients
  • Voted Best and/or Favorite Private School, Preschool, Daycare Center, and Workplace Annually since 2013
  • Numerous After School Activities and ACSI Student Activities/Events
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The average private school tuition in San Bernardino County, CA is $5,696 for elementary schools and $6,656 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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